The Building of Noah's Ark
One of Wood-Mizer’s smallest sawmills was used to cut 50% of the timber for the world’s largest freestanding timber frame structure – a Biblically-sized reconstruction of Noah’s Ark.
Traditional bells sound better thanks to oak yokes and belfries
How to get the best sound out of a church bell? German experts with 300-year of experience claim it takes great skill and something more - a yoke from oak wood!
Forest Owners Sawing Beetle-Kill and Windfall Logs to Add Value
Need to clear the forest after a windfall? Are there trees affected by the bark beetle? One profitable solution is to saw damaged logs into more valuable lumber for homesteads and sale.
New Sawmill Company in Thailand Focuses on ROI
A biomass company expands pallet production with new sawmills that bring better return on investment (ROI) than traditional machinery.
TITAN Sawmill Line Significantly Improves Pallet Producer Productivity
Production efficiency is one of the most important factors determining success in the pallet industry and for Mr. Jan Zawada production efficiency has increased spectacularly with a new Wood-Mizer wideband sawmilling line. And his plan for additional improvements is just getting started.
First HR250 resaw installation in Poland: a pallet manufacturer reports impressive production changes
A family business “AMESKO” producing pallets and other wooden packaging in the Polish village of Szczytkowice reports an efficiency growth due to installation of new HR250 twin blade horizontal resaw in production line.
Making end grain cutting boards in Canada
Located on Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia, Larch Wood Canada handcrafts wooden end grain cutting boards from larch wood. In addition to its beautiful coloring and grain patterns, Larch Wood specializes in end grain cutting boards as they are durable and feature a self-healing cutting surface.
Crafting Custom Wood Floors is a Creative Outlet for Swedish Project Manager
Nils Ohlin works as a project manager full time, but at home, he’s also managing a growing business producing premium custom wood floors.
Malaysian Company Upgrades to Faster & More Productive Thin-kerf Sawmill
This family operated sawmill in Terengganu, Malaysia shows how even small companies can benefit from modern and more efficient sawmilling machinery.
Handcrafting Zen Chairs in Japan
At the base of Mt. Fuji in Japan, world-renowned woodworker Tak Yoshino creates custom, handcrafted chairs that promote proper and healthy posture through the practice of Zen. As a result of his chairs receiving worldwide acclaim and an increasing number of woodworkers learning Japanese carpentry from Tak, he is currently building a woodworking school with sustainably harvested timber from his own forest.